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  • Arrested

Richard BarnettLast Updated: January 24, 2023


Gravette, Arkansas

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Bentonville, Arkansas
  • Status conference on Aug 24, 2021

Litigation Details

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  • Obstruction of an Official Proceeding;
  • Aiding and Abetting;
  • Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon;
  • Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon;
  • Entering and Remaining in Certain Rooms in the Capitol Building;
  • Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building;
  • Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building;
  • Theft of Government Property

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Bentonville, Arkansas | January 8, 2021
  • Arraigned

    February 4, 2021 "Arraigned 2/4 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts."
  • Initial Appearance

    January 28, 2021 "Initial appearance held 1/28/21."
  • Charged

    January 29, 2021 "Indicted 1/29."
  • Status Conference

    August 24, 2021 "Further status conference set for 8/24/21 at 10 am. Defendant remains on personal recognizance bond."

Press Coverage

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    Published on January 23, 2023 Read at US DOJ
  • Seven Charged in Federal Court Following Events At the United Capitol

    Published on January 13, 2021 Read at US DOJ
  • Thirteen Charged in Federal Court Following Riot at the United States Capitol

    Published on January 8, 2021 Read at US DOJ

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